2014

new banner for uni draft 2 copyNew publication by three of our members (Nik, Heather and Tania Signal), Social Work, Animal-Assisted Therapies and Ethical Considerations: A Programme Example from Central Queensland, Australia, British Journal of Social Work.

new banner for uni draft 2 copyTwo of our members, Nik Taylor and Tania Signal were, along with Suzanne Pope, nominated for the Voiceless: Animal Protection Institute’s People’s Choice Award for research into effective animal advocacy techniques.      

   

nik and lokiNik spoke to the ABC about plans in the Northern Territory to use prisoners to work in the new Darwin abattoir.  You can listen to the interview and read the article here (Jan 2014).

Nik wrote for The Conversation recently (July 2014), regarding the need to re-think the use of animals in entertainment.  You can read the piece here.

Nik also wrote a piece on Animals and Morality for The Conversation’s (Sep 2014) series on morality.  Full piece here.